I want to attend blogging events, but I am Deaf

I am writing this blog post for the first-time because I would like to share what I think. I hope that this post helps getting readers' attention. What's going on with blogging events?I want to attend blogging events but I am deaf. I do not know if any blogging events would provide sign language interpreters or not. I am concerned that blogging events would not provide sign language interpreters for Deaf bloggers who want to attend. ...more
@Lori Luna    Hi, Lori -   That's okay. Thank you for your explanation about Caption First. ...more

Celebrating Fabulous, But Only Five?

In accepting the Fabulous Blog Ribbon, there are five rules I need to post and follow:...more
 @elaineR.N.  Thank you, Elaine!  Your multiple nominations are too!more

Do You Love the '80's?

http://www.asktazi.com/2012/06/tazi-recommends-kickin-it-old-school.htmlDear Readers:Are you a child of the '80's? Do you love the '80's? Are you so stuck in the 80's that you named your child Prince? Than you will want to visit the blog I will be reviewing today,...more

Top Blogger Spin Offs - Pioneer Woman Spawns Pie Near

How to Make a Blog in the Genre of Niche Bloggers: HatersThe mark of a great blog might not necessarily be a gaggle of likes and followers, or the celebrity blogger status you receive, or even the motorcade of blog traffic because you are oh-so-popular. Nope. A clear signal that you could be a top blogger is the number of spin-off hate blogs that you cause. Case and point: Pioneer Woman....more

Time for a giveaway!

I can't believe it, but I've hit 100,000 visitors on my blog! To celebrate, I am giving away a gorgeous Premier Designs necklace. This is one of my favorites. It's called Night Life. You can dress it up or dress it down....more

Buying Blogger-Made This Holiday Season

There are two things I love about shopping at small independent merchants: first, I can buy things that are one of a kind. Second, I am directly supporting a cottage industry run by someone I could potentially get to know; our transaction is the beginning of a relationship beyond the simple acquisition of goods or services, especially if that person blogs, and I become a regular reader and commenter. It’s sort of like going to my local farmer’s market or my CSA to pick up a bunch of kale from the farmer whose fields I pass on the way to my son’s school. Why wouldn’t I shop that way? ...more
As we were at Toys R Us today, I was thinking there has to be a better way with better products ...more

Loose the “S” word during Summer, have fun..do as homeschoolers do

I have been coming across blogs here and there about the stress of having their children home for the summer months. And I can’t help but wonder why. Summer is such a wonderful time of the year. There is so much to do. Homeschooling changes your view on things.1. It makes you thankful that you get a lot of quality time with your kids2.  It teaches you patience… or I should say, your children teach you patience.3. It makes realize exactly how weird your kids really are, and it’s ok to laugh at them....more